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Oral History

DuBridge, Lee Alvin (Caltech President, Physicist)
Memoir by Lee A. DuBridge, in two parts: Part I: Personal Part II: Professional Bound as one volume.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 107 pages

Oct. 1, 1979
Administration, Physics


Manuscript Collection

These books contain accounts of oral Ph.D. exams given by the Physics Department, c.

MEDIUM: Paper; LENGTH: 1.5 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 3 boxes

Physics


Oral History

Rasetti, Franco (Physicist, Paleontologist)
Along with Enrico Fermi, Franco Rasetti played a key role in the rebirth of Italian physics in the 1920s and 1930s.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)

Feb. 4, 1982 - Feb. 4, 1982
Physics


oral history

Read on-line: The Gnome Club: a Visual Perspective
PDF focuses on the Gnome Club of 1906 with additional material detailing the history of the Gnomes to the present day.

MEDIUM: Digital; FORMAT: PDF; QUANTITY: 1

Mar. 19, 2005
Students


Oral History

MacCready, Paul B.
An interview in three sessions with Paul B. MacCready, Caltech graduate (MS physics, 1948; PhD aeronautics, 1952) and inventor and entrepreneur who became internationally known in 1977 as the "father of human-powered flight." Conducted by Sara Lippincott, the oral history covers MacCready's scientific and entrepreneurial career, including biographical details.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (4 cassettes per set)

Feb. 14, 2003 - Mar. 14, 2003
Alumni


Scientific Apparatus

Lowenstam, Heinz
Given to Archives by Lillian Weitzner, from estate of Heinz Lowenstam.

LENGTH: 3.25 inches diam. approx.; QUANTITY: 1

Measurement


Oral History

Perpall, Robert C.
Robert C. Perpall was born and raised in Los Angeles.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (1 cassette per set)

Nov. 15, 1999 - Nov. 15, 1999
Gnomes


Oral History

Miller, Herman, 2012- (Caltech Alumnus)
On Seminar Day—Caltech’s annual reunion event—May 19, 2012, for the first time the Caltech Archives and Library offered alumni/ae the opportunity to record mini-interviews with Archives’ staff.

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Jan. 1, 0001
Alumni, Students


Oral History

DuBridge, Lee
Read on-line: A Conversation with Lee Alvin DuBridge, Part 2
Published in Physics in Perspective 5 (2003): 281-309.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: offprint; LENGTH: 28 pages

Feb. 20, 1981
Administration, Physics


Oral History

Glaser, Donald Arthur
Transcripts of four interview sessions with Berkeley Professor of Physics and Nobelist Donald A. Glaser conducted by Charlan Nemeth.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Unbound

Jan. 1, 1993
Physics


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